With GDP growth coming in at 5.8% for 2015, after averaging 6.2% from 2010-14, the Philippine economy is establishing a record of stable high growth rates, and the long-term growth outlook has improved. The BPO sector appears set to continue snowballing and increasingly leading growth across the economy, and the drop in oil prices is an important positive change, the effects of which are likely to continue to play out for years.
In this episode of the OBG Corner in partnership with http://news.abs-cbn.com/anc we speak to Christian Gonzalez, head of Asia Pacific for International Container Terminal Services Inc., on the current state of the Philippines' transport industry. He discussed the various improvements, policy changes, and collaborations between the government and private sector that are necessary to help the industry realize its full potential.
In this episode of the OBG talk in partnership with http://news.abs-cbn.com/anc we speak to Roberto Batungbacal, country manager of Dow Chemical Company, to talk about the Philippines' manufacturing industry and its growth prospect within the next couple years.